You expect instant access to high-speed connectivity wherever you go, whenever you need it. Qualcomm inventions have been the engine for each generation of wireless evolution–from 2G to 3G to 4G LTE and beyond, as well as Wi-Fi. We’re engineering the mobile revolution, so you and your world stay connected.
Leading in 3G & 4G LTE.
Qualcomm has continuously been at the forefront of the 3G and 4G LTE evolution, pushing wireless boundaries to enable the best mobile experiences. Get all the technologies, tools and support you need, from the leader. And let the journey begin!
LTE & LTE Advanced
LTE ushered in the 4G era, bringing way more capacity to networks, and super fast speeds to consumers. And now, LTE Advanced is taking connectivity to new heights, opening up new mobile possibilities that go beyond just mobile broadband. Where will it take you?
Building on its solid base of more than 1 Billin connections, HSPA/HSPA+ continues to evolve, offering ever better user experiences, while cost-effectively connecting ever more people, devices, and things.
CDMA & EV-DO
EV-DO revolutionized the wireless industry by bringing mobile broadband to mass audiences. It’s latest incarnations: Rev. B and DO Advanced, along with 1X Advanced, continue to deliver higher network capacity and outstanding user experiences.
Envisioning the Future with 5G.
The expanded connectivity needs for the next decade require much more than just higher peak rates. Qualcomm’s vision for 5G is a revolutionary, user-centric design that will enable new services, connect new industries and devices, and empower new user experiences.
Bringing the network closer to you.
There are many ways to improve connectivity, including bringing the network closer to people, where ever they use their mobile devices. In places like offices, shopping malls, stadiums, and more, mobile networks are evolving, so you won’t miss a thing.
With millions of hotspots deployed around the world, Qualcomm® VIVE™ 802.11ac technology delivers convenient and fast connectivity. An important key to solving the 1000x mobile data challenge, this universal technology also plays an important role in places like the connected home, the connected car, and more.
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Solving the 1000x Data Challenge.
The industry is bracing for as much as a 1000x increase in mobile data traffic and Qualcomm has a vision for helping the mobile industry meet this challenge.
Mobile wireless technologies overcome amazing technical challenges to deliver rich content to our mobile devices. Understanding the basics of wireless is essential to appreciating mobile connectivity, and how it delivers the coverage and capacity to power all those amazing mobile experiences we love.
Our ideas have pushed the limits of what’s possible with wireless technology, helping the wireless community grow into the vibrant industry it is today.